Caroline Paul Group


Caroline E. Paul, Assistant Professor in Biocatalysis, was raised in Toronto and Aix-en-Provence. She received her Honours BSc and MSc degrees in Biological Chemistry at the University of Toronto under the supervision of Prof. M. Nitz and her PhD degree in the group of Prof. V. Gotor (University of Oviedo) with Prof. V. Gotor-Fernández and Prof. I. Lavandera within the EU FP7 BIOTRAINS project.

After her postdoctoral work as a Marie Curie Fellow with Dr. F. Hollmann (TU Delft), she obtained a NWO VENI grant and carried out her research interests on biomimetic cofactors for oxidoreductases (Wageningen University & Research).

Academic Career and Education

  • 2018            Assistant Professor
  • 2016–2018  VENI Researcher, TU Delft/Wageningen University & Research
  • 2013–2015  Marie Curie Postdoctoral Researcher, TU Delft
  • 2013            Ph.D. cum laude Bioorganic Chemistry, University of Oviedo
  • 2009            M.Sc. Chemistry, University of Toronto
  • 2008            Honours B.Sc. Biological Chemistry, University of Toronto

Awards and Grants

  • Best Poster Prize Novel Enzymes 2018, sponsored by Prozomix for the "Most significant concept of revelation contributing to the science of Novel Enzymes"
  • Delft Technology Fellowship 2018
  • Sophie Vanhulle Prize Oxizymes 2018
  • H2020-MSCA-ITN-EJD PhotoBioCat 2018
  • BIOCAT Poster Award 2016
  • NWO VENI Grant 2016
  • FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant  2014 
  • BIOTRANS Poster Award 2013
  • Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship 2013

Dr. Caroline E. Paul

Assistant professor